Observers special monitoring mission of the OSCE in Ukraine has recorded violations of the ceasefire within the self-proclaimed people's Republic of Donetsk (DNR), report of the organization.
According to the OSCE report, published on the first day of the week, SMM recorded March 14, mortar shot about 200 metres to the South-East of the position of observers in Donetsk airport. On the same day, Observers recorded from 10 to 12 mortar rounds in the village of Sands (12 kilometers Northwest of the city of Donetsk). About who is behind the attacks, not stated.
in the Petrovsky district of Donetsk SMM fifteen of March has recorded at least nine explosions from mortar shells exploded in the kilometer Northwest of observer positions. Observers failed to set the direction of firing.
In addition, SMM 14 and fifteen of March has recorded more than 100 mortar rounds and several dozen shots from a tank guns in Shirokino (20 kilometers East of Mariupol). According to one version, the fire was fought from the residential settlement of Berdyansk, controlled Kiev.
for its part, the report of the OSCE Observers SMM fifteen of March has not recorded a single case of violation of the ceasefire regime in the Luhansk region.
The Ukrainian authorities have taken in April of last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup of the region's residents. According to the final data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 6 thousand people. The problem of Ukrainian settlement fall under negotiation in different formats, for example, at the meetings of the contact group in Minsk, under the mediation of the Russian Federation and the OSCE.
The next meeting of the contact group on 12 February ended with the adoption of a package of measures on execution of the Minsk agreements, involving, for example, the ceasefire in the Donbass from February fifteen, the withdrawal of heavy weapons and the development of the security zone. Soon after informing truce in the Donbass resumed shooting, the parties blame each other in violation of a " silence ". Along with this, the OSCE Observers and experts emphasize that the overall situation in the region is stabilizing.